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National Museum of Mexican Art in Pilsen

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Nunsense
Nunsense

In this hilarious spoof by Dan Goggin, the Little Sisters of Hoboken are trying to manage a fundraiser show so they can bury the rest…

Prieto
Prieto

A defiant celebration of self-discovery, Prieto is an autobiographical coming-of-age story, written and performed by Yosimar Reyes. In a playful performance as his younger self,…

As You Like It

When a tyrant Duke becomes jealous and a wrestling match sparks love, the pastoral Forest of Arden suddenly becomes a haven for banished cousins Rosalind…

Lotería
Lotería

We’ve all seen the oversized game cards and colorful, iconic images of the traditional Mexican game, Lotería. Now Teatro Tariakuri brings the excitement of the…

Young Frankenstein
Young Frankenstein

From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, The Producers, comes this monster new musical comedy. The comedy genius, Mel Brooks, adapts his legendarily funny film…

Steel Magnolias
Steel Magnolias

The action is set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done. Helped…

Borders of the Mind
Borders of the Mind

Tickets $24Parking is FREE Can he read your mind? Discover your inner superhero in Mentalist Joshua Kane’s amazing interactive performance. Entire audiences experience simultaneous telepathy,…

The Mole Hill Stories
The Mole Hill Stories

In this bilingual adaptation of Lois Ehlert’s Mole’s Hill, Moon Rope & Cuckoo books, Topo discovers just how marvelous our lives can be when we…

Blackademics
Blackademics

There’s something strange about the trendy new restaurant in town. When Ann and Rachelle meet there for dinner, there’s already tension in the friendship they’ve…

GRIMM
GRIMM

In our 3rd installment of this annual production new tales will be introduced. Taking place in a cabaret bar, GRIMM works to spin classic tales…

Tambo & Bones
Tambo & Bones

PREVIEWS CTOBER 5 – 8 AT THE BOOKSPAN THEATRE AT THE DEN (1331 N. MILWAUKEE AVE.) Refracted is thrilled to bring Tambo & Bones by…

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